But wasn’t the abandonment of this poor dog enough? After being taken in by Freshfields Animal Rescue with his friend, also tied to a bush, Rubble underwent a disturbing veterinary examination. He was not at the end of his troubles…


no one knows how Rubble and Lily have come to this. Yet these 2 poor pooches were victims of a fate they did not deserve to suffer. Liverpool Echo reported the facts last July.

A sad abandonment

While a volunteer from the shelter of Freshfields was on her way home, she crossed paths with 2 canids tied to a bush, in town Sefton. Vikki Ferguson will come to their aid and welcome them Freshfields Animal Rescue.

If the small Lily will quickly find its new home, it will not be the same for the beautiful Rubblewho, in spite of himself, will stay a little longer in shelter…

A “Worrying Size”

The reason ? While he was undergoing a simple sterilization procedure, the vets discovered a ” size on the body, enough to worry animal health personnel.

The tumor would be aggressive and likely to spread throughout the body. Rubble then back to the vet for surgery and new tissue samples. After this, it looks like the dog is finally on the road to recovery…

Illustration of the article: The obstacle course in Rubble, dog abandoned and then victim of a disease

Liverpool Echo

In any case, the vets are convinced. The dog just needs to wear an inflatable collar before it regains full health.

revenge on life

And since good news never comes alone, it is beautiful Rubble joined a host family where he is doing very well ”, declared the members of the shelter on their side Facebook.

It’s time, now, for this cute dog to rest and put behind him all the tough tests he just went through…